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Friday, February 04, 2011
CSW BREAKING: Fatality "Train Vs. Truck" Crash in Douglas County KS
The incident was reported northwest of Lawrence- at "North 1950 Road and approximately East 925 Road-" where around 12:10 p.m. Friday afternoon- a train had struck a pickup truck on the Burlington Northern-Santa Fe (BNSF) mainline tracks there.
At 12:30 p.m.- reportedly an occupant (driver?) of the truck was dead at the scene when emergency services arrived.
The wreckage of the pickup truck was "scattered quite a ways down the track" a FD crew reported.